Jasper Reed (Reid)

Private, Company B

3rd Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA

"The Berlin Beauregards"

By Sarah Osborne Barbee

Rt. 10 Box 33A40

Paris, TX 75460

Jasper Reid was born 1 Nov 1836 in Alabama and died 11 Sep 1879 in Garrett's Bluff, Lamar County, Texas. He was buried in Garrett's Bluff Cemetery, Lamar County, Texas. He married Caroline Frances Sherrer in Ashley County, Arkansas, on 29 Nov 1866. "Carrie" was born 20 Dec 1846 in Alabama and died 17 Mar 1936 at Soper in Choctaw County, Oklahoma. Jasper Reid and Caroline Frances "Carrie" Sherrer were my maternal great-grandparents. Both are buried in Garrett's Bluff cemetery in Garrett's Bluff, Lamar County, Texas. Jasper is buried in a stone crypt which has fallen in and "Carrie" is buried on the same mound. "Carrie", my great-grandmother was married four (4) times and outlived all her husbands. Her full name is Caroline Frances Sherrer Reid Bogard Hancock Hill. Mr. Bogard is the only one that I do not know where he is buried. Mr. Hancock is buried in Evergreen cemetery and Mr. Hill is buried in Fannin County.

Information taken from Arkansas Historical Commission records of Jasper Reid, Company B, 3rd Arkansas Infantry, CSA.:

Jasper Reid enlisted on June 9, 1861 at Berlin, Ashley County, Arkansas; Company Muster-in Roll: Lynchburg, Va., June 20, 1861, by Captain Capers for the duration of the War.

His Company Muster Rolls:

Roll dated June 20, 1861 to August 21, 1861, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated December 31, 1861 to February 28, 1861, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated February 28, 1862 to April 30, 1862, Absent, paid by Capt. Rust

(Left on furlough February 11, 1862)

(Returned from furlough March 17, 1862)

Roll dated October 31, 1862 to December 31, 1862, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated December 31, 1862 to February 28, 1863, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated February 28, 1863 to April 30, 1863, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated April 30, 1863 to June 30, 1863, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated June 30, 1863 to August 31, 1863, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Roll dated December 31, 1863 to February 29, 1864, Present, paid by Maj. Littlefield

Roll dated June 30, 1864 to August 31, 1864, Present, paid by Capt. Rust

Clothing Receipts:

2nd Quarter, 1864, issued April 23, 1864

2nd Quarter, 1864, June 20, 1864

3rd Quarter, 1864, issued September 3, 1864

4th Quarter, 1864, issued October 10, 1864

4th Quarter, 1864, issued November & December, 1864

Medical Card Numbers: 51956369; 52062265; 51984767; 52150429; 312291; 313063; 193488; 150977; 151898; 440529; 440754; 431177

Medical information:

Date: March 19, 1863

Receiving and Wayside Hospital or General Hospital No. 9.

Richmond, Virginia

Transferred to: Chimborazo Division No. 5

Date: March 19, 1863

Chimborazo Hospital No. 5

Richmond, Virginia

Returned to duty: April 13, 1863

Diagnosis: Chronic Diarrhea

Date: July 1, 1864

General Hospital, Howard's Grove

Richmond, Virginia

Listed as died: July 5, 1864

Date: July 29, 1864

Receiving and Wayside Hospital or General Hospital No. 9

Richmond, Virginia

Disposition: Howard's Grove

Date: July 30, 1864

Date: July 30, 1864

General Hospital, Howard's Grove

Richmond, Virginia

Returned to duty: August 6, 1864

Date: September 24, 1864

General Hospital, Howard's Grove

Richmond, Virginia

Returned to duty: October 11, 1864



©Ron Brothers and Sarah Barbee, All Rights Reserved, 2001.

30 March 2001

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